Save this webpage as PDF

  Factsheet: Temporary Protection Visas and Safe Haven Enterprise Visas

Temporary Protection Visas and Safe Haven Enterprise Visas are types of temporary visas available to asylum seekers in Australia. Holders of a temporary visa do not have the same access to services, rights and residency or citizenship pathways as refugees who hold a (permanent) Protection Visa. The key difference between asylum seekers eligible for a Protection Visa and those eligible for a temporary visa is method of arrival in Australia, not the legitimacy of their refugee status.








 

Endnotes

The Kaldor Centre plays a vital role in developing legal, sustainable and humane solutions for displaced people around the world.